Comedy, "edinburgh" within 10 miles of EH15 2NP

55 events within 10 miles

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Bright Club: Edinburgh

The hardworking staff at Edinburgh's universities are let out for the night to share their tales about the weird, wonderful, and often very funny, world of research.

The Stand, Edinburgh (3.8 miles)

Tue 25 Nov

£5 / 0131 558 7272

  • 20:30

Edinburgh Festival Fringe

The largest arts festival in the world and the greatest show on earth. Every year thousands of performers take to a multitude of stages all over Edinburgh to present shows for every taste. From big names in the world of entertainment to unknown artists looking to build their careers, the festival caters for everyone and…

Various venues, Edinburgh (3.6 miles)

Fri 7 Aug 2015

Times & prices vary / 0131 226 2000

Sat 8 Aug 2015

Times & prices vary / 0131 226 2000

Sun 9 Aug 2015

Times & prices vary / 0131 226 2000

…and 22 more dates until 31 Aug 2015

Edinburgh Iranian Festival

A welcome return for this volunteer-run biannual cultural festival, which celebrates the heritage and creativity of Iran. The programme features art, live music, comedy, film and a mini Iranian bazaar with nomadic tents and a teahouse.

Various venues, Edinburgh (3.6 miles)

Fri 6 Feb 2015

Times & prices vary

Sat 7 Feb 2015

Times & prices vary

Sun 8 Feb 2015

Times & prices vary

…and 7 more dates until 15 Feb 2015

Al Murray: The Pub Landlord’s Festive Saloon

The pub philosopher is joined by a series of special guests each night, with everything from comedy to variety and music on the menu.

St Andrew Square, Edinburgh (3.8 miles)

Mon 29 Dec

Times vary / £26–£31 (£23.50–£28.50)

Part of Edinburgh's Christmas.

Tue 30 Dec

Times vary / £26–£31 (£23.50–£28.50)

Part of Edinburgh's Christmas.

Wed 31 Dec

Times vary / £26–£31 (£23.50–£28.50)

Part of Edinburgh's Christmas.

The Beehive Comedy Club

Ben Verth presents a weekend packed full of top local and visiting comedians to tickle your funny bone in an entirely appropriate way.

Beehive Inn, Edinburgh (3.9 miles)

Sat 1 Nov

£9 / 0131 225 7171

  • 20:30

Fri 7 Nov

£9 / 0131 225 7171

  • 20:30

Sat 8 Nov

£9 / 0131 225 7171

  • 20:30
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Best of Scottish Comedy

A showcase of the finest comedy talent from north of the border, flying the flag of Scottish talent without looking like a hooligan.

The Stand, Edinburgh (3.8 miles)

Wed 26 Nov

£6 (£5; Members £1) / 0131 558 7272

  • 20:30

Causewayside Splitters

Up and coming local and national talent with one aim: to cheer your evening up. Hurray for that!

The Old Bell, Edinburgh (3.3 miles)

Sat 1 Nov

Free / 0131 668 1573

  • 20:30 – 22:00

Sat 15 Nov

Free / 0131 668 1573

  • 20:30 – 22:00

Sat 29 Nov

Free / 0131 668 1573

  • 20:30 – 22:00
…and 2 more dates until 27 Dec

Comedydoo

Up and coming comedians with a headliner each time.

The White Horse, Edinburgh (3.4 miles)

Fri 7 Nov

£9 / 07989 268847

  • 20:00 – 22:00

Fri 5 Dec

£9 / 07989 268847

  • 20:00 – 22:00

Fri 2 Jan 2015

£9 / 07989 268847

  • 20:00 – 22:00
…and 9 more dates until 2 Oct 2015

Dara O Briain: Crowd Tickler

The jovial Irish star and host of BBC2's Mock the Week returns to Scotland with his straightforward observational humour.

The Edinburgh Playhouse (3.6 miles)

Fri 15 May 2015

£24 / 0844 871 3014

Sat 16 May 2015

£24 / 0844 871 3014

An Evening with David Sedaris

Writer, humorist and wit, brimming with sardonic social observations.

Usher Hall, Edinburgh (4.2 miles)

Mon 15 Jun 2015

£26 / 0131 228 1155

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Footlights Comedy

New and experienced comedians for a Sunday night.

Edinburgh Footlights (4.2 miles)

Sun 2 Nov

£4 (£3) / 0131 229 6466

  • 19:00 – 21:30

Sun 9 Nov

£4 (£3) / 0131 229 6466

  • 19:00 – 21:30

Sun 16 Nov

£4 (£3) / 0131 229 6466

  • 19:00 – 21:30
…and 6 more dates until 28 Dec

The Friday Show

Friday night sparkles with the promise of comedy in a basement, courtesy of those good folk at The Stand. Hurrah!

The Stand, Edinburgh (3.8 miles)

Fri 7 Nov

£12 (£10; Members £6) / 0131 558 7272

With Phil Nichol, Michael Legge and host Stu Murphy.

  • 21:00

Fri 14 Nov

£12 (£10; Members £6) / 0131 558 7272

With David Fulton, Ria Lina and hosted by Bruce Devlin.

  • 21:00

Fri 21 Nov

£12 (£10; Members £6) / 0131 558 7272

With Mark Maier, Dylan Moran (sneaky!), Suzi Ruffell and hosted by Scott Agnew.

  • 21:00
…and 3 more dates until 12 Dec

The Gamblers

  • Directed by: Selma Dimitrijevic
  • Written by: Misha Durnenkov (adapt)

An all-female adaptation of Gogol's fast-paced comedy, telling a story of women who gamble, hustle, cheat, drink, swear, sing and dance, and never apologise for it.

Summerhall, Edinburgh (3.4 miles)

Wed 12 Nov

0131 560 1581

  • 19:30 – 21:30

Thu 13 Nov

0131 560 1581

  • 19:30 – 21:30

Fri 14 Nov

0131 560 1581

  • 19:30 – 21:30

Sat 15 Nov

0131 560 1581

  • 19:30 – 21:30

Jason Cook: Broken

Sharp humour and upbeat storytelling from the Geordie stand-up and writer of BBC 2 sitcom Hebburn.

The Stand, Edinburgh (3.8 miles)

Tue 11 Nov

£12 (£10) / 0131 558 7272

  • 20:30

John Cleese: So, Anyway

The tallest and most senile of the Python crew shares his comedic perspective and his new book So, Anyway.

Venue 150 @ EICC, Edinburgh (4.4 miles)

Sat 13 Dec

£32.45 / 0844 847 1639

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John Cooper Clarke

The legendary Mancunian punk poet, who is a spiritual godfather to the likes of Mike Skinner and Plan B hauls his insatiable laconic wit on tour.

The Queen's Hall, Edinburgh (3.3 miles)

Thu 20 Nov

£22.50–£27.50 / 0131 668 2019

Kevin Bridges: A Whole Different Story

The biggest name in Scottish stand-up continues his reign with another show packed with astute observations and deathly funny gags.

The Edinburgh Playhouse (3.6 miles)

Wed 14 Oct 2015

£26 / 0844 871 3014

Thu 15 Oct 2015

£26 / 0844 871 3014

Fri 16 Oct 2015

£26 / 0844 871 3014

…and 2 more dates until 18 Oct 2015

The Line Up

Comedy plus cocktails – sit down to an evening of stand-up with a great line-up each time.

48 Below, Edinburgh (3.8 miles)

Fri 7 Nov

£4–£5

  • 20:30 – 23:00

Fri 14 Nov

£4–£5

  • 20:00

Fri 21 Nov

£4–£5

  • 20:30 – 23:00
…and 5 more dates until 26 Dec

Melting Pot

Okay audience, you're in charge now. Vote for the best of the new sketches and skits from local comedy types and revel in the fact that you've probably cheered up a writer's night.

The Stand, Edinburgh (3.8 miles)

Wed 12 Nov

£5 (£4; Members £2.50) / 0131 558 7272

  • 20:30

Wed 10 Dec

£5 (£4; Members £2.50) / 0131 558 7272

  • 20:30

Michael Redmond's Sunday Service

Redmond returns with his brand of lo-fi comedy to ease your weekend to a chilled close and prepare you spiritually and mentally for work tomorrow.

The Stand, Edinburgh (3.8 miles)

Sun 2 Nov

£6 (£5; Members £1) / 0131 558 7272

  • 20:30

Sun 9 Nov

£6 (£5; Members £1) / 0131 558 7272

With Michael Legge.

  • 20:30
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Red Raw

The Stand's spankingly good new talent night, encouraging the latest comedy stars out of the woodwork. Then maybe putting them back in afterwards.

The Stand, Edinburgh (3.8 miles)

Mon 3 Nov

£2 / 0131 558 7272

  • 20:30

Mon 10 Nov

£2 / 0131 558 7272

  • 20:30

Mon 17 Nov

£2 / 0131 558 7272

  • 20:30
…and 3 more dates until 8 Dec

The Saturday Show

Saturday nights à la Stand are normally a sold out affair so it's worth booking in advance and getting in early for the edibles. (Food. Not ladies.)

The Stand, Edinburgh (3.8 miles)

Sat 1 Nov

£15 / 0131 558 7272

With Janey Godley, Stu and Garry and host Joe Heenan.

  • 21:00

Sat 8 Nov

£15 / 0131 558 7272

With Phil Nichol, Michael Legge and host Stu Murphy.

  • 21:00

Sat 15 Nov

£15 / 0131 558 7272

With David Fulton, Ria Lina and hosted by Bruce Devlin.

  • 21:00
…and 4 more dates until 13 Dec

Stu and Garry's Free Improv Show

Regular freestyle comedy wizards Stuart Murphy and Garry Dobson fire up the imagination with another slice of improv action.

The Stand, Edinburgh (3.8 miles)

Sun 2 Nov

Free / 0131 558 7272

  • 13:30

Sun 9 Nov

Free / 0131 558 7272

  • 13:30

Sun 16 Nov

Free / 0131 558 7272

  • 13:30
…and 3 more dates until 7 Dec

The Sunday Night Laugh-In

A cocktail of laid-back comedians cheering up your Sunday night.

The Stand, Edinburgh (3.8 miles)

Sun 23 Nov

£6 (£5; Members £3) / 0131 558 7272

With Mark Maier.

  • 20:30

Sun 7 Dec

£6 (£5; Members £1) / 0131 558 7272

  • 20:30

Vikki Stone: Instrumental

Vikki Stone's musical comedy featuring 20 instruments.

The Stand, Edinburgh (3.8 miles)

Sun 16 Nov

£12 (£10) / 0131 558 7272

  • 20:30
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